Legio I Macriana Liberatrix: one of the Roman legions. Its name means "Macer's liberator".
It is likely that Vitellius, who succeeded Galba in 69, briefly recreated the legion. However, his death and the accession of Vespasian meant the end of the attempt to build a second African legion.
- Article by Emil Ritterling.
- A. Chausa, "Legio I Macriana", in: Yann Le Bohec, Les légions de Rome sous le Haut-Empire (2000 Lyon) 369-371